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January 6, 2021: ‘It can happen to anyone’: Life in the ICU for an Ottawa COVID-19 patient – CTV News Ottawa

Khalid Eldali was a healthy 29-year-old before he contracted COVID-19 and almost died from it.
“I don’t remember half the stuff,” Eldali recalled in an interview from his room in the intensive care unit at the Queensway Carleton Hospital, where he’s been for two months. “The only thing I remember is waking up and I saw my wife beside me, that’s all I can remember.”

Eldali contracted the virus in November. His symptoms included chest pains, a fever and a sore throat. When it became difficult to breathe, he called an ambulance.

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